Gardens

Bye Finicky Real Plants, Hello Indestructible Acrylic Cacti

Bye Finicky Real Plants, Hello Indestructible Acrylic Cacti

You can't kill acrylic!

How to Make Your Friends Think Your Backyard Is Way Cooler Than It Is

How to Make Your Friends Think Your Backyard Is Way Cooler Than It Is

It's all about illusion

How to choose the perfect flowers for any occasion

How to choose the perfect flowers for any occasion

Even though you can’t buy happiness, you can buy blooms and that’s basically the same thing

Balcony gardening with colourful coleus

Balcony gardening with colourful coleus

Also known as “flame nettle” and “painted leaf,” this ground cover offers a beautiful array of colours purely in its foliage

Tricks of the Trade

Tricks of the Trade

Landscape designer Franchesca Watson shares her foolproof tips on how to best utilise your garden, no matter the size

9 Pet-Friendly Houseplants That Aren't Totally Predictable

9 Pet-Friendly Houseplants That Aren't Totally Predictable

Ideas for every room in the house

Victoria Beckham’s Guide to Summer Gardening

Victoria Beckham’s Guide to Summer Gardening

The fashion designer reflects on the beauty of Sissinghurst and the importance of nonchalance in a garden

Faux Greenery Is the Way to Go

Faux Greenery Is the Way to Go

It lasts, well, a whole lot longer than the real stuff (which means no sea of pine needles littering your floor)

Green Giant

Green Giant

At 11,2 metres high, the 'Split-rocker' is surely the most playful and wondrous piece of artwork at Glenstone museum

Branching out: Why every garden should have a potted tree

Branching out: Why every garden should have a potted tree

Such features provide an architectural focal point that you can take with you to your next home

A Family Sanctuary in a Concrete Jungle

A Family Sanctuary in a Concrete Jungle

Sarah Hooper, artist and medical practitioner, gives us a peek into her charming Parkhurst garden and home

A Sensory Rose Garden Tour

A Sensory Rose Garden Tour

Indulge in a tour of the Cape’s lush rose gardens led by Anja Taschner and other experts

A visit with the garlic guru yields advice for homegrown bulbs

A visit with the garlic guru yields advice for homegrown bulbs

Tony Sarmiento's easy-to-follow suggestions will yield a prolific and flavourful crop

Where To Order Plants Online

Where To Order Plants Online

These are the perfect online stores to help you give your interior or outdoor garden a foliar upgrade

Sunflowers: The garden's late-summer stars

Sunflowers: The garden's late-summer stars

Did you know that lettuce is related to sunflowers? Get a sense of how rich the composite family is and so much more